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# h7n9 - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Fifth bird flu case reported in Hong Kong

A 65-year-old man was hospitalised after developing a fever and a cough.

# h7n9 - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Deadly strain of bird flu may have passed between people for first time

Scientists have long feared the virus would mutate into a form that transmits easily from person to person.

# h7n9 - Monday 20 May, 2013

Uh-oh: UN says it's impossible to predict spread of new bird flu

‘Influenza viruses constantly reinvent themselves’, says the head of the WHO. ‘No one can predict the future course.’

# h7n9 - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

China detains 12 for 'false' bird flu rumours

Police in China’s southwest city of Guiyang detained three people for claiming H7N9 had been found in a poultry market, according to police.